Beyond The Book

Hundreds of thousands of books are published annually, so it’s absurd to proclaim a handful "the best." But these are the ones that most stuck with us during this, our second — and hopefully final — pandemic year.

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Meet some of the writers who make us grateful to be readers...

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What do book lovers have queued up on their nightstands and ready to read before lights-out? We asked one of them, and here’s what she said.

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Enjoy this Grateful American™ reading recommendation!

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We came, we read, we gushed. Here’s a recap of the titles that left us especially warm and swoony last month.

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We here at the Independent love every piece we run. There are no winners or losers. But all kidding aside, here are October’s winners.

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Or, where that monster under my bed probably came from.

Beyond The Book

What do book lovers have queued up on their nightstands and ready to read before lights-out? We asked one of them, and here’s what she said.